It’s tempting for students and academic workers to hope for a quick “return to normal” at colleges and universities. But normality was misery for an increasing number of us.
Eleni Schirmer is a scholar, writer, and activist from Madison, WI. She is currently a PhD candidate at University of Wisconsin-Madison studying educational policy and curriculum and instruction.
Thirty-five thousand students in Quebec went on strike this week. Their demand is simple: interns must be paid for their labor.
“Right to work” is about to spread to Wisconsin. But with patient organizing, the Left can still respond.